State of Conservation (SOC)
States PartiesAfghanistan Australia Bangladesh Cambodia China India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of) Japan Lao People's Democratic Republic Malaysia Nepal Pakistan Philippines Sri Lanka Thailand Uzbekistan Viet Nam
ThreatsManagement systems/ management plan (23) Housing (14) Ground transport infrastructure (10) Financial resources (9) Illegal activities (8) Human resources (6) Major visitor accommodation and associated infrastructure (5) Effects arising from use of transportation infrastructure (5) Civil unrest (4) Management activities (4) Water infrastructure (3) Land conversion (3) Mining (3) Interpretative and visitation facilities (2) Fishing/collecting aquatic resources (2) Oil and gas (2) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community (2) Impacts of tourism / visitor / recreation (2) Earthquake (2) Legal framework (2) Commercial development (1) Industrial areas (1) Marine transport infrastructure (1) Localised utilities (1) Pollution of marine waters (1) Solid waste (1) Crop production (1) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals (1) Water (extraction) (1) Relative humidity (1) Changes in traditional ways of life and knowledge system (1) Society's valuing of heritage (1) Deliberate destruction of heritage (1) Changes to oceanic waters (1) Storms (1) Temperature change (1) Erosion and siltation/ deposition (1) Volcanic eruption (1) Invasive / alien freshwater species (1) Invasive/alien terrestrial species (1) Governance (1) High impact research / monitoring activities (1)
The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).